# Award-Winning Pre-Algebra Tutors

Emerson ...the short term, but understanding why that word means what it means, or what an equation is actually depicting is worth the extra effort. Besides test-prep I think I can be a great help in writing and editing, as I have experience in everything from short, timed essays such as the SAT essay, to college essays, to research papers such as the IB Extended Essay. I am fully fluent in Spanish for anyone who wishes...

University of Chicago - Bachelor of Science, Biology and Psychology

Caroline ...since 1999, and I love it! I really enjoy helping others reach their academic goals. I have experience tutoring Basic Math to Advanced Calculus. My tutoring style is working with the student to find what helps them learn the most! I believe that with a little help, anyone can learn, excel in, and even enjoy Mathematics. In my spare time I enjoy creative art projects, biking, and running after my three beautiful little children.

University of California-Los Angeles - Bachelor of Science, Pure Mathematics, Public Affairs minor

Jun Ho ...human biology and health sciences. I tutored multiple students ranging from elementary school kids to college students on various subjects mainly focused on math and sciences. My favorite subject is chemistry and biochemistry, because it is fascinating how myriads of reactions are constantly happening within our body. I am currently applying for pharmacy school, so chemistry is vital in this field. I love to play tennis, swim, and especially eat out around the bay area!

University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor in Arts, Integrative Biology

Ken ...and graduate school, I have tutored students from a multitude of backgrounds and helped them along their journey to academic success. Each student has their own path of least resistance, and helping them find the best way to understand a particular subject paves the way for future excellence in all areas of learning. When I'm not working with students, I enjoy playing classical piano and hiking to all the corners of the world.

New York University - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

Columbia University in the City of New York - Master of Science, Applied Mathematics

Jennifer ...SPSS, R, M-Plus, WinBugs, HLM, and Lisrel. In my own research, I am interested in methods for analyzing intensive longitudinal data collected in a digital gaming environment. More simply, I investigate the appropriate quantitative methods for analyzing data collected in research on the efficacy of video games as an educational tool. Through this I combine my personal love of gaming with my work, creating a marriage of my passions. Aside from video games, I am...

Virginia Commonwealth University - Bachelor of Science, Psychology

CUNY Graduate School and University Center - Unknown, Educational Psychology: Quantitative Methods

Alison ...my students. I enjoy the challenge of breaking down difficult concepts into digestible pieces, and nothing makes me happier than witnessing an "a-ha!" moment. In 2010, I graduated Summa Cum Laude with my Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Gender and Women’s Studies, so I understand the importance of promoting mathematical literacy in groups who are traditionally underrepresented in the STEM fields. Through my roles as a teaching assistant and peer mathematics tutor, elementary ESL...

SUNY Plattsburgh - Bachelors, Mathematics (with French minor)

Dwight ...college and play baseball. Two years later, I transferred to San Diego State University where I completed by BA in math. After college, my wife and I joined the Peace Corps and moved to Burkina Faso, West Africa for 27 months. While in Burkina Faso, we lived in a small village and I taught math and ESL at the local junior high. After the Peace Corps, I moved to Raleigh, NC and started taking my...

SDSU - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics

University of Southern California - Master of Arts, Teaching

Blake ...in all areas of Mathematics and willing to work with students to help them see tangible gains in their understanding. I am currently a STEM teacher teaching grades K-8, but have been employed previously as a Mathematics Teacher in both middle and high schools. I am an experienced Algebra and Geometry teacher, and I have good working knowledge of all subject areas in Mathematics. I have also been previously employed as a Mathematics tutor for...

Muskingum University - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics, Theater

Pace University-New York - Master of Science, Mathematics Education

State Certified Teacher

Willis ...students rotating through their clinicals, however I miss the opportunity to teach students with varied academic backgrounds. My goals in tutoring is to provide both hands-on and hands-off approach, providing the students problem-solving skills that would be applicable to both academia and their personal life. Simultaneously, provide mentorship and guidance in the students' pursuit in a career in fields of their choosing. I feel that it is important to empower the students to take responsibility...

Boston University - Bachelors, Biomedical Engineering

University of Iowa College of Medicine - PHD, Medicine

Danielle ...profession. Writing gives me a way to express my thoughts and opinions, and as such, it quickly became one of my favorite subjects. By treating students as peers and working with them to hand tailor lesson plans that fit their learning style, I see quick and dramatic advancements in students' understanding and in their grades/scores. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, traveling, pilates, tennis, swimming, and playing with my new puppy!

Florida International University - Bachelor in Arts, Political Science/International Relations